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  • as inquarters

synonyms for cantonment

  • billet
  • bivouac
  • camp
  • dormitory
  • encampment
  • enclosure
  • garrison
  • headquarters
  • hut
  • prefab
  • quarters
  • tent
  • Quonset hut
  • cabin
  • cottage
  • dorm
  • abode
  • accommodation
  • apartment
  • barracks
  • billet
  • chambers
  • condo
  • digs
  • domicile
  • dwelling
  • flat
  • fraternity
  • habitat
  • habitation
  • home
  • house
  • lodge
  • lodging
  • place
  • post
  • ranch
  • residence
  • room
  • roost
  • shelter
  • sorority
  • station
  • tent
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How to use cantonment in a sentence

The cantonment was split into two sections by an irregular ravine, or nullah, running east and west.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Thinking to escape and summon assistance from the cantonment, Douglas mounted the wall and leaped into the moat.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The troops, British and native, were stationed in the cantonment of Mian-mir, some five miles from Lahore.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Mr. Mayne of course had his own house in the cantonment, which was situated north of the city, across the river Goomtee.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The cantonment at Umballa, which is four miles from the native town, boasts several hotels.
THE TIGRESSANNE WARNER
He defeated the mutineers, and then marched to the Ridge and reoccupied the old cantonment, which had been abandoned.
A HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, YEAR BY YEAREDWIN EMERSON
Within a week Meerut, thirty-eight miles northeast of Delhi, and the largest cantonment in India, was in a blaze.
A HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, YEAR BY YEAREDWIN EMERSON
This expedition practically closed all operations for the season, and the cavalry was put into winter cantonment near Winchester.
THE MEMOIRS OF GENERAL P. H. SHERIDAN, COMPLETEGENERAL PHILIP HENRY SHERIDAN
The large cantonment for British troops, in respect to completeness of arrangements, is unsurpassed in India.
RECOLLECTIONS OF THIRTY-NINE YEARS IN THE ARMYCHARLES ALEXANDER GORDON
Even when the city was within Gwalior, the civil headquarters and the cantonment were at Jhansi Naoabad, under its walls.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 4VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CANTONMENT

  • Quonset hut
  • billet
  • bivouac
  • camp
  • cantonment
  • dormitory
  • encampment
  • enclosure
  • garrison
  • headquarters
  • hut
  • prefab
  • quarters
  • tent
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.